Place:


Brockhall Northamptonshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Brockhall like this:

BROCKHALL, a parish in Daventry district, Northampton; on Watling-street, the Grand Junction canal, and the Northwestern railway, 2½ miles N of Weedon station, and 4¼ E of Daventry. Post Town, Weedon. Acres, 861. Real property, £2,427. Pop., 54. Houses, 9. The property is divided among a few. Brockhall Park belonged formerly to the Eytons and the Tyrwhitts; and belongs now to T. R. Thornton, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £238.* Patron, T. R. Thornton, Esq. The church is partly Norman, and in good condition.

Brockhall through time

A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Brockhall has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Daventry. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Brockhall and units named after it.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Brockhall, in Daventry and Northamptonshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/7636

Date accessed: 26th July 2016


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